Friday’s jobs report for April was even more disappointing than March. Employers added only 115,000 new jobs, down from March’s number (the Bureau of Labor Statistics revised the March number upward to 154,000, but that’s still abysmal relative to what’s needed). We need well over 250,000 new jobs per month in order to begin to whittle down the vast number of jobs lost in the Great Recession.
PISCATAWAY — After enjoying a gourmet meal prepared by students, more than 250 members of the advisory committees of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools got down to business at meetings of two dozen advisory panels.
Incidents from April 30-May 6, 2012. Information provided by the Rahway Police Department.
UNION COUNTY – The county will host a veterans job fair and resource event on Wednesday, May 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the National Guard Armory at 500 Rahway Avenue in Westfield, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced.
DENVILLE— State Sen. Anthony R. Bucco today urged Governor Chris Christie and Senate President Stephen Sweeney to ensure that specific action is taken to eliminate charges for local emergency services as they negotiate legislation to place all such “user fees” under the two percent property tax levy cap.
NEW PROVIDENCE – The NJ Sharing Network Foundation announces its second annual Share NJ 5K Race to Save Lives Through Organ & Tissue Donation on Sunday, June 10, in New Providence.